“I saw him and begum going out together just now,” said the Major.
Vide Sheridan's oration against Hastings upon the begum charge.
As to the begum, he positively acquits her of any rebellion.
It might have been difficult to contrive it, but I think I should have been a very profligate begum.
In the course of the memoir, there is a letter of Addington's, speaking of Sheridan's famous speech on the begum question.
The eyes of the begum remained fixed on the door through which he had passed.
"It's a raid on the begum's palace," explained Archie rapidly.
"But the begum will expect her proportion," replied Paupiah.
begum Saib, of exalted dignity and generosity, whom God preserve!
I have no doubt that the poor begum is ignorant of their histories.